We are excited to announce the LAUNCH of the Y-NSG! The Y-NSG Pilot offers grants up to $500 to youth (ages 12-24) living in Metro Vancouver (Burnaby, New Westminster, North Vancouver, Surrey/White Rock/Cloverdale, Richmond & Vancouver). Anyone with an idea can apply, no experience necessary!

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In order to build sense of ownership of our community, I hosted CITY CENTRAL TOUR, more than one hundrend people attended. 

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Front Yard Foraging / Plant Swap

This past June, I received a Neighbourhood Small Grant to organize and host a local plant swap. I invited our friends and  neighbours to contribute plants and seedlings to exchange with one another...

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Lawn Be Gone

Yesterday, at 2240 Wall Street, we upturned the sod to dry. Today the sod gets trucked to the North Van green waste facility that accepts sod. Next we will spread...

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My Great Day in Vancouver

Another Great Day in Vancouver   Eddie is known by many for his charm and outgoing personality.   He is extremely friendly and can often be heard saying things like “Hello...

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Block party on 1200 Edinburgh St

Thank you for your support! We held a block party for nearby residents and had over 100 attendees in attendance. It was a beautiful sunny day with loads of activities...

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Gilpin’s 1st Multicultural Potluck Dinner

Thanks to the Vancouver Foundation through its Neighbourhood Small Grants, they inspired us to host the very first multicultural potluck dinner for our Gilpin community at Gilpin Elementary. That evening...

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The Dragon Clean Up Team

The Dragon Cleanup Team If you’ve ever seen a group of yellow-vested children, lugging small white buckets, equipped with pickers or tongs, scouring their south Vancouver neighbourhood streets for litter,...

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The Food Connection 2014

This was the second year The Food Connection received a Neighbourhood Small Grant, and we couldn’t be happier with how much we learned and shared with the community! The Food Connection is an...

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Herb Circle at West 8th & Larch St

NSG 2014 Herb Circle in West 8th Avenue and Larch Street Traffic Circle May through August, 2014. Note: Project was interrupted by City of Vancouver sewage repair on W 8th...

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